Niki’s knockout pub mates

THE new pool season started with a few shocks in the KO Cup, as the Station’s dream team went down to Ship A, while Waverley A lost to Ship B and Niki’s B squad edged out the Gala pub’s A team.

Results: Station (Hawick) 3 Ship A (Melrose) 6; Bridge A (Galashiels) 2 High Level A (Hawick) 7; Frankie’s (Hawick) 3 Bridge B (Galashiels) 6; Niki’s B 5 Niki’s A 4 (both Galashiels); Ship B 6 Waverley A (Hawick) 3; Reivers B 4 Reivers A 5 (both Galashiels); Dryburgh (Newtown) 7 High Level B 2; Red Lion (Kelso) 4 Fleece (Selkirk) 5.